In Other News …

the-most-iconic-siege-weapons-of-all-time-u1BIG’s Design for the New R******s Stadium Revealed  [Arch Daily]  It’s literally going to have a moat!  I guess I would also want a highly defensible fortress if I were Daniel Snyder.

This Intentionally Glitched Building Will Hurt Your Eyes  [Motherboard]  Even though you know you’re going to be looking at a photo of an intentionally glitched building, I guarantee you’ll tilt your laptop screen back and forth at least three times before muttering, “huh, weird, I guess it’s actually like that for real.”

What Are the Most Gorgeous Churches In DC?  [Curbed DC]  I really like the Brutalist one on 16th Street, especially now that Brutalism is poised to make a huge comeback – OH WAIT THEY TORE IT DOWN TO BUILD AN OFFICE BUILDING, WHAT A BRILLIANT MOVE.

Taking the High Ground In Miami – and Developing It  [The Atlantic]  Have you ever heard the saying, “there are no hypocrites in the bedroom”?  Basically, I guess it means that no matter what you espouse in public, behind closed doors you’re going to act in accordance with your real beliefs and preferences.  Looks like there are no climate change deniers in the proverbial bedroom either.

How Chinese Casino Workers Are Remaking the Suburbs  [Hyperallergic]  A pretty cool story about how necessity is the mother of invention (and the disturbing truth behind a lot of zoning and occupancy laws).

This Map Shows How DC Housing Prices Relate to Proximity to Metro  [DCist]  In twenty years, every white collar employee is going to work from home.  If you live by Metro, you better think about selling in the near-ish future.

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